Cities and the Urban in a Globalised World, 7.5 credits

Academic year 2023/2024

  • Spring 2024, 100%, Campus

    Start date: 15 January 2024

    End date: 15 February 2024

    Application deadline: 16 October 2023

    Application code: UU-72000 Application

    Language of instruction: Swedish

    Location: Uppsala

    Selection: Higher education credits (maximum 285 credits)

    Registration: Please contact the department.

Entry requirements: A Bachelor's degree, equivalent to a Swedish Kandidatexamen, from an internationally recognised university. The main field of study must be within the social sciences.


If you are not a citizen of a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are required to pay application or tuition fees. Formal exchange students will be exempted from tuition fees, as well as the application fee. Read more about fees.

Application fee: SEK 900

Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 12,500

Tuition fee, total: SEK 12,500

About the course

Cities and regions are in constant change. Business and social, cultural, technological and political conditions is converted rapidly. The changes and the implications of different development processes can be studied at both local and global level. New urban landscape emerges and is shaped by differences in income, ethnicity, gender relations and education. In this course, the nature and results of these processes are described, analysed and discussed.

More information


Department of Human Geography

Ekonomikum, Kyrkogårdsgatan 10

Box 513, 751 20 UPPSALA

Study counsellor


Telephone: +46 18 471 25 35